Recent Discussions

Author: 
Eiichiro Azuma
Reviewer: 
Michael Thornton

Thornton on Azuma, 'In Search of Our Frontier: Japanese America and Settler Colonialism in the Construction of Japan's Borderless Empire'

Eiichiro Azuma. In Search of Our Frontier: Japanese America and Settler Colonialism in the Construction of Japan's Borderless Empire. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2019. xii + 353 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-30438-3.

Reviewed by Michael Thornton (Yale University) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Announcing the Podcast Historias from the Southeastern Council of Latin American Studies (SECOLAS)

We’re pleased to announce that the Southeastern Council of Latin American Studies (SECOLAS) has established a podcast called Historias, run by Steven Hyland and Dustin Walcher.  A good number of our episodes are of direct interest to H-Diplo readers.  A sampling of those episodes is listed below, and the entire archive of episodes is available on the 

H-Diplo Essay 233- Elizabeth Cobbs on Learning the Scholar’s Craft: Reflections of Historians and International Relations Scholars

H-Diplo Essay 233

Essay Series on Learning the Scholar’s Craft: Reflections of Historians and International Relations Scholars
22 May 2020

Roads Less Traveled

https://hdiplo.org/to/E233
Series Editor: Diane Labrosse | Production Editor: George Fujii

H-Diplo Article Review 952 on Pedemonte.  “A Case of ‘New Soviet Internationalism’:  Relations between the USSR and Chile’s Christian Democratic Government, 1964-1970.”

H-Diplo Article Review 952

21 May 2020

Rafael Pedemonte.  “A Case of ‘New Soviet Internationalism’:  Relations between the USSR and Chile’s Christian Democratic Government, 1964-1970.”  Journal of Cold War Studies 21:3 (Summer 2019):  4-25.  DOI:  https://doi.org/10.1162/jcws_a_00894.

H-Diplo Article Review 951 on Fredman.  “GIs and ‘Jeep girls’:  Sex and American Soldiers in Wartime China.”

H-Diplo Article Review 951
20 May 2020

Zach Fredman.  “GIs and ‘Jeep girls’:  Sex and American Soldiers in Wartime China.”  Journal of Modern Chinese History 13:1 (2019):  76-101.  DOI:  https://doi.org/10.1080/17535654.2019.1618627.

https://hdiplo.org/to/AR951  
Editor: Diane Labrosse | Commissioning Editor: Seth Offenbach | Production Editor: George Fujii

CFP for Journal of Advanced Military Studies on Naval Integration and the Future of Naval Warfare

Journal of Advanced Military Studies

Marine Corps University Press (MCUP) biannually publishes the Journal of Advanced Military Studies (JAMS, formerly MCU Journal) on topics of concern to the Marine Corps and the Department of Defense through the lens of various disciplines, including international relations, political science, security studies, and political economics.

Our Fall 2020 issue will have a broadly construed theme:

Naval Integration and the Future of Naval Warfare

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H-Net Reviews (H-Diplo)

Author: 
Steve Marti, William John Pratt, eds.
Reviewer: 
David Lowe

Lowe on Marti and Pratt, 'Fighting with the Empire: Canada, Britain, and Global Conflict, 1867-1947'

Steve Marti, William John Pratt, eds. Fighting with the Empire: Canada, Britain, and Global Conflict, 1867-1947. Studies in Canadian Military History Series. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 2019. 220 pp. $32.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7748-6041-3; $89.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7748-6040-6. 

Author: 
Maile Arvin
Reviewer: 
Tom Smith

Smith on Arvin, 'Possessing Polynesians: The Science of Settler Colonial Whiteness in Hawai‘i and Oceania'

Maile Arvin. Possessing Polynesians: The Science of Settler Colonial Whiteness in Hawai‘i and Oceania. Durham: Duke University Press, 2019. Illustrations. 311 pp. $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4780-0633-6

Reviewed by Tom Smith (University of Cambridge) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Eiichiro Azuma
Reviewer: 
Michael Thornton

Thornton on Azuma, 'In Search of Our Frontier: Japanese America and Settler Colonialism in the Construction of Japan's Borderless Empire'

Eiichiro Azuma. In Search of Our Frontier: Japanese America and Settler Colonialism in the Construction of Japan's Borderless Empire. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2019. xii + 353 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-30438-3.

Reviewed by Michael Thornton (Yale University) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Tyrone L. Groh
Reviewer: 
Alexandra Chinchilla

Chinchilla on Groh, 'Proxy War: The Least Bad Option'

Tyrone L. Groh. Proxy War: The Least Bad Option. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2019. 255 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5036-0818-4

Reviewed by Alexandra Chinchilla (University of Chicago) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Vince Houghton
Reviewer: 
Paul M. McGarr

McGarr on Houghton, 'The Nuclear Spies: America's Atomic Intelligence Operation against Hitler and Stalin'

Vince Houghton. The Nuclear Spies: America's Atomic Intelligence Operation against Hitler and Stalin. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2019. 248 pp. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-3959-0

Reviewed by Paul M. McGarr (University of Nottingham) Published on H-Diplo (May, 2020) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)